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The Elements of Style, William Sruck & E.B. White
January 9, 2009

The Elements of Style has been the only book, I’ve consistently owned and it’s been consistently stolen. I think, I’m reviewing the fourth copy that I’ve bought.  It’s been stolen by roommates, friends and co-workers. Sometimes disappearing to that place where socks go. It’s been stolen for good reason, it’s an invaluable book. There’s too much to consume in one session, so it must be read and re-visited as time will allow.

 

The Elements of Style by William Strunk & E.B. White

The Elements of Style by William Strunk & E.B. White

 

It’s condensed, well written and smart. Every time I get through it, I feel a slightly better grammatician, which is saying something. I’m wonderfully creative, yet the technical side of my writing often needs improvement. Constantly working on this, I try to consume a few pages of this book whenever time allows. 

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